License School for Local Pastors


This site provides general information about the School for License as a Local pastor and its requirements.  If you cannot find the information you are looking for, please contact Patty Johansen at: 217-222-7468 or e-mail at:

To attend school each student must:

  • have their District Superintendent's signature on their application
  • be a certified candidate for ministry

The 2016 License School for Local Pastors will be July 24 to Aug. 4, at the United Methodist Center in Springfield.

Download the application for License School...